MS Outlook is an application in the MS Office suite that allows you to manage your personal information. It has a number of features including an email service, calendar, task management tool, and note-taking tool. Outlook is the standard email client in most workplaces around the world, which is why it is important to learn how to use it. This is the last course in our series of four courses on MS Office for beginners, and it will teach you how to use the basic functions in Outlook as well as a few keyboard shortcuts. Learning objectives: – Learn Outlook terminologies such as tabs, ribbons, and groups – Learn how to add a new email account to Outlook – Learn how to access your email, calendar, contacts, and tasks in Outlook – Learn how to add a folder to the favorites list – Learn how to add a new folder in your mailbox – Learn how to download a message as intended by the sender – Learn how to sort your emails – Learn how to compose an email – Learn the two ways of adding attachments to your email – Learn how to send emails using carbon copy and blind carbon copy – Learn how to use the date-picker in Outlook – Learn to change the views (day, work week, week, etc.) in your calendar – Learn how to use the location search feature to get a weather forecast – Learn the two methods of adding a new appointment – Learn how to add an attendee to an appointment – Learn the various ways of customizing your appointment (changing your status, adding reminders, recurrence, etc.) – Learn how to set up a meeting -Learn how to request responses from team members – Learn how to track the meetings you’ve set up – Learn how to look at the calendars of other people in your organization – Learn how to add a calendar in your account – Learn how to share calendars and adjust permissions – Learn the various keyboard shortcuts in Outlook
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Co-operative education is a three-way partnership between the university, students and employers. Students apply their classroom knowledge in a series of four-month work experiences. You, the employer, enhance a student’s education, while reaping the unique benefits of CO-OP employees.
- Year-round access to well-motivated, qualified employees.
- Access to potential full-time staff in a controlled environment, reducing your costs and risks.
- Access to a cost-effective source of temporary employees for peak periods or special projects.
- A say in what students learn by working with the university.
- Promotion of your organization as one that believes in developing the potential of young people.
- Access to a great pool of French-speaking, English-speaking and bilingual students.
Most work terms run at least 15 weeks, or four months. They can be no shorter than 13 weeks. Some master’s students, as well as some science and engineering students, are available for 8 or 12 months’ work terms.
All jobs are reviewed by a CO-OP Program Coordinator, and only those providing students with work experience related to their professional development are approved. Administrative activities involved in a job should be less than 10% of the entire workload.
When you first contact SSC, you are assigned one of our Program Coordinators, depending on your discipline of interest. This person is your main contact in our office. As you move through the recruitment process, you also work with a representative from CO-OP Administrative Services, who assists with job posting and interview scheduling.